Pemba Island, Tanzania
Fundu Lagoon is the ultimate beach hideaway on Pemba Island, offering an off-the-beaten-track barefoot luxury stay. With outstanding diving, snorkelling and fishing on the doorstep, this is the perfect choice for an active yet relaxed beach stay.
Quilalea Island, Mozambique
Azura at Quilalea is the archetypal Robinson Crusoe castaway retreat in northern Mozambique’s untouched Quirimbas islands. Small, chic, low key and full of lovely personal touches, Azura at Quilalea makes for the perfect chilled honeymoon escape.
Constance Tsarabanjina is arguably Madagascar’s finest beach lodge. Set on a pristine tropical island near Nosy Be, Constance Tsarabanjina is an idyllic castaway escape where you can laze beneath the palms, enjoy exceptional diving and plenty of pampering
Tanzania Coast, Tanzania
Set on a crescent of deserted white sand beach on Tanzania’s Swahili Coast, Ras Kutani is a tranquil beach lodge ideal for a romantic getaway. The epitome of castaway chic, this idyllic beach property is the perfect place to while away your time.
Baobab Beach, Madagascar
Eden Lodge is a beautiful traditionally constructed beach lodge in northwest Madagascar. Located thirty minutes by boat from Nosy Be, Eden Lodge is a real getaway with a gorgeous beach and stunning ocean views from its comfortable rooms.
Southern Coast, Madagascar
Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge is a superb small eco-lodge set on a pristine beach near Madagascar’s southern tip. Manafiafy Lodge is a magnet for wildlife enthusiasts, drawn by forest lemurs, whales and birds, and the food is truly superb.
Nosy Be, Madagascar
Sakatia Lodge is a peaceful and simple eco-retreat located on pristine Sakatia Island, off Nosy Be in northwest Madagascar. Encircled by an unspoiled coral reef, Sakatia Lodge is a great dive and snorkelling destination, and the perfect spot to chill.
Nosy Komba, Northern Madagascar
Tsara Komba is a gorgeous eco-lodge with fabulous views on Nosy Komba in northwest Madagascar. Tsara Komba is a lovely spot for relaxing on the white sand beach, and diving or snorkelling, or you can look for lemurs and visit ylang-ylang plantations.
Vamizi Island Lodge is an exquisite beach destination that lies off the north coast of Mozambique in the Quirimbas Archipelago. The crescent shaped island is small and intimate and Vamizi Lodge offers guests the definitive experience in barefoot luxury.
West Coast, Mauritius
With a breathtaking natural setting beneath Le Morne in southwest Mauritius, LUX Le Morne is a beautiful beach retreat. Offering superb wind and kite surfing, scuba diving and the chance to swim with dolphins, LUX Le Morne is great for an active escape.
Elephant Coast, KwaZulu Natal
Thonga Beach Lodge is a wonderfully remote beach hideaway set among wild and pristine dune forest in on South Africa’s Elephant Coast. The has serious wow factor, with some of South Africa’s best diving, and the chance to track turtles.
Diani Beach, Kenya
Kinondo Kwetu is a boutique beach hotel on Kenya’s alluring Diani Beach. Offering peace, relaxation and outstanding service, Kinondo Kwetu is ideal for a Kenya beach honeymoon, enjoying snorkelling, diving and sailing or simply kicking off your shoes.
Masoala Peninsula, Madagascar
Masoala Forest Lodge is a unique eco-retreat on the north-east coast of Madagascar combining a marine wildlife experience with primary rainforest, and offering a relaxing beach stay at one of Madagascar's most exclusive beach properties.
MAIA Luxury Resort & Spa, perfectly designed for relaxing, all-inclusive beach breaks, is an exclusive hotel on the secluded Anse Louis beach, offering private-pool villas with panoramic sea views, personal butler service and a Balinese-style spa.
North Coast, Mauritius
20 Degrés Sud is an intimate and refined boutique hotel configured to offer a mellow and seasoned retreat, located on a small beach lined with coconut palms, with two swimming pools, two library lounges and three exclusive dining locations.
Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is a secluded hideaway on Beau Vallon Bay on Mahe Island. A favourite retreat of Ian Fleming, the Hilton Northolme lets you live the James Bond lifestyle with its superb service, exquisite food and gorgeous beach.
KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Located along the beautiful rugged South African coast is Rocktail Beach Camp, a lovely camp set along the dunes of a stretch of pristine white sand beach. Off-the-beaten-track and away from the crowds, this camp is a perfect getaway.
Denis Island, Seychelles
Denis Island Private is an informal island sanctuary on one of the Seychelles most beautiful outer islands. Pampered from the minute you arrive, guests experience the ultimate in barefoot luxury and secluded island living.
La Digue Island, Seychelles
Le Domaine de L’Orangeraie is a family-run resort on La Digue, one of the lesser-known islands in the Seychelles archipelago, offering luxury villas, a revered beachfront setup and amiable local staff.